draught translation English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "draught" - English-Spanish dictionary

See all translations

draught

noun /draːft/ /draːft/
a movement of air, especially one which causes discomfort in a room or which helps a fire to burn
corriente de aire
We raise the heat in the furnace by increasing the draught There’s a dreadful draught in this room!
a quantity of liquid drunk at once without stopping
trago
He took a long draught of beer.
the amount of water a ship requires to float it
calado
a draught of half a metre.
draughts noun (British ) (singular ) a game for two people, played on a board (a draughtboard, (American ) checkerboard) exactly like a chessboard, with twenty-four discs: checkers(American)
damas
(British) the discs used in this game.
damas
draughty adjective ( comparative draughtier, superlative draughtiest, comparative draftier, superlative draftiest) ( drafty) full of draughts of air
con corrientes de aire
a draughty room.
(Definition of draught from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “draught” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
athlete

a person who is very good at sports or physical exercise, especially one who competes in organized events

Word of the Day

When’s dinner? (Words for different meals)
When’s dinner? (Words for different meals)
by Kate Woodford,
July 22, 2015
Here at ‘About Words’ we’re always happy to get ideas for posts that we could write. A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on the language of meals and we thought this an excellent idea. If you are reading this post and have an idea for a topic or

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More